Freelance Video Editor

Posted: 9/19/2019 | Expires: 10/19/2019

Location: New York City, New York (US)
Category:
Role:
Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Duration: Part Time
Salary Description: Commensurate to experience

We are looking for a Freelance Video Editor to join our Fox News family. As a ­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­Freelance Video Editor, you are part of a collaborative team effort to provide highly creative and technically sound content across multiple platforms for Fox News entities. You are a team player who is open to sharing creative and technical input to provide a cohesive look on all content. You will be challenged to think on your feet and deliver solutions to diverse requests in a fast paced News environment!

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work on a variety of programs delivering distinctive and stylized work under demanding deadlines across both networks
  • Display initiative and focus to remain as productive as possible when working either collaboratively or independently 
  • Serve as the ‘last line of defense’ on all audio/video requirements so no technical or editorial mistakes occur on air

 

WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • A passion for News and have demonstrated knowledge of current events
  • 2 -5 years of experience in non-linear editing on Final Cut Pro 7; Strong working knowledge with Adobe Premiere Pro is required.
  • Demonstrated News editorial judgment and broadcast experience a plus
  • Ability to turn raw video into News packages and create broadcast quality pieces very quickly in a 24-hour breaking News environment
  • A sharp eye for detail and can work seamlessly and quickly on non-linear editing platforms  
  • Proficiency in Adobe Photoshop and After Effects
  • Knowledge of Sapphire/Boris plug-ins
  • Creative, enthusiastic, solution oriented, team player who is flexible with their work schedule, including early mornings, evenings, weekends and overnights
  • Include a link to your reel along with your resume
  • Fox News is a 24/7 operation. Availability for both weekend and overnight shifts is highly recommended.

Under the FOX banner, we produce and distribute content through some of the world’s leading and most valued brands, including: FOX News, FOX Sports, the Fox Network, and the FOX Television Stations.

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